Dec 29, 2012 7:00am PST
the president and congressional leaders met at the white house for more talks. >> i will urge senator reid to bring to the floor a basic package. this will protect the middle class from a high tax hike. >> senate leaders are trying to work for a solution. >> we will work to see if we can do this within the next 24 hours. i am very hopeful and optimistic. >> i will do all i can, but everyone, whatever we come up with some people will not like it, and some people will like it less. >> senate majority leader's stated if they did not want to meet on saturday. house speaker john boehner stated that he would not bring anything to the house until it has been passed by the senate. >> nearly every american will see their taxes go up and all of the unemployment benefits will expire. >> people sit down and discuss things and they try to come up with a solution. if they are disappearinthere ars then they sit down and work on those disagreements. we need to sit down and work on this. >> the time now is 8:06 a.m.. we will be right back. >> the red cross says said it responded to 113 large- scale disaste
Dec 22, 2012 7:00am PST
. kron 4 urs a'r alecia reid spoke to shoppers in san francisco. >> i do not do too well, but it does not bother me a bit. >> i do not have an umbrella. >> i found people who were short on time and they did not have any choice but the purchaser gives in the rain. >> i forgot to shop. this is my last minute shopping on my lunch break here in >> some look at this as an easy way to get around the store. >> we figure that iran would keep some people a out of the stores. so we got the parking. >> if you are waiting for a break on the rain it may be a while. the next few days are looking bleak. >> seasonal holiday workers help to bring better economic news to california. the state unemployment rate has gone below the 10 percent mark. the newest report shows that november job rates were 9.8%. that is down slightly from october. the improvement comes as a surprise to many. league economists predict that california's unemployment would remain in double digits to next year. >> berkeley police are investigating several reports of cell phone tells us in the area. if the suspects are targeting peo
Dec 23, 2012 8:00am PST
there are plenty of deals. felicia reid of the shia read >> ho ho ho, merry christmas. >> there were many santas shopping on bay street and emeryville and there were deals in every direction. >> a lot of nice things, jackets, and a couple of pairs of jeans. >> reporter: while they were finishing up some people had reasons. i just found out i should get i made that decision, brave the cold, the rain, the crowd. >> foot traffic was constant and this house so was a bit much. >> it is difficult for all these people coming over in the traffic is hectic and everybody is cramming in that last-minute shopping it is really hard. >> there was even entertainment. >> i would rather come out here but it is still the holiday season so i decided to step out. >> i love a lot of people, the atmosphere is fun. the mobile and around can build an appetite. it is only car wrecked to take a break. >> we are going to have pizza. >> we left a little hot dog place and we want to victoria's secret, h & m, banana republic, basically every store. >> many shoppers got as many as they could they're still not done quite yet.